Article 370 is permanent: J-K HC

Jammu and Kashmir High Court has ruled that Article 370, granting special status to the state, has assumed place of permanence in the Constitution and the feature is beyond amendment, repeal or abrogation. The Court also said that Article 35A gives “protection” to existing laws in force in the State. “Article 370 though titled as […]

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Lawyers’ strike paralyses work in J-K HC, subordinate courts

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Judicial work in the Jammu and Kashmir High court and subordinate courts in Srinagar was today paralysed due to a strike called by a lawyers’ body protesting an assault on one of its senior members. The members of High Court Bar Association (HCBA) launched their one-day protest against a “murderous assault” on Mohammad Abdullah Pandit […]

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